Market Saturation Possible Despite Maryland Gambling Revenue Record Highs

Maryland gambling revenue hit a record high last month, but gaming economists fear that growth will level off if the state’s four casinos fail to significantly expand their customer base.

Casinos Draw Business Away from Local Bingo

Casinos have drawn business away from bingo halls in Maryland.

Despite Gambling Options in State, Some Marylanders Still Prefer Trips to Atlantic City

Though bus tours to Atlantic City have seen a decline since Maryland’s casinos opened, some gamblers say it doesn’t matter how many casinos are built here. Their trips to Atlantic City are less about the bets and more about the escape.

Maryland Casinos Draw Mostly Local Crowds

The typical visitor to a non-destination casino lives within about a 30-minute drive of their gambling grounds.

Experts Aren’t Betting on Sports Gambling in Maryland Anytime Soon

With Delaware already offering legalized sports gambling, and New Jersey planning to follow suit to stay competitive in the gambling-saturated northeast corridor, could Maryland soon join its neighbors and permit sports wagers?

Gambling Addicts – Addiction experts concerned about passage of Question 7

With the passage of Question 7 in Maryland expanding gambling in the state, addiction experts say they are concerned about a likely increase in the number of people who will seek treatment for gambling problems.

National Harbor Business Owners Excited About Prospect of New Casino

Many National Harbor business owners there say a casino would make the area a more attractive destination, which will in turn bring them more business.

More Games – Maryland Live! Casino to offer “dealer school”

Now that the state’s voters have approved adding table games to Maryland’s slots facilities, the largest gambling operation in the state is gearing up to expand and add hundreds of jobs.

Voters Narrowly Approve Casino Expansion

Gambling expansion was too close to call Tuesday night, with 51.6 percent for, 48.4 percent against and many votes uncounted.

Gambling Expansion: Proponents Celebrate Close Question 7 Victory

The final count was close but Maryland voters gave their approval to Question 7 adding table games and allowing an upscale gambling facility to be built in Prince George’s County.